Upgrading the streets of Sofia
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is considering lending ?50 million to the city of Sofia for the rehabilitation and expansion of†urban roads.
The funding is designed to improve traffic flow and safety on Sofiaís main traffic arteries.
Additional objectives are to increase the efficiency of public transport and to reduce pollution and traffic-related accidents.
The total cost of repairs is estimated at ?100 million.
Separately, the city has allocated ?2.3 million for the†construction of new†streets in four districts: Manastirski Livadi, Malinova Dolina, Novi Iskar and Kremikovtsi.